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HOMELESSNESS

Hope on Wheels project aims to help homeless

4/18/21

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. — For people experiencing homelessness, finding a safe, sheltered place to stay is a constant challenge. In an effort to help...

By their very name, stay-at-home orders presume too much. Lest we forget, as we fret about shortages of toilet paper and hand sanitizer, not...

West Lebanon — At midday on Wednesday, six panhandlers took up spots at major intersections on Route 12A north and south of I-89 in West Lebanon...

Dreams Dashed, Tennessee Family Heads Back Home

9/11/17

West Lebanon — As they sat in the grass in a lot near the Hannaford supermarket off of Route 12A, James and Crystal Teem played a game of catch...

Back in December, when a divided Lebanon City Council enacted an ordinance prohibiting camping or overnight parking on city-owned land, we — and...

Lebanon — Veteran social service leaders said they’re concerned by Tri-County Community Action Program’s recent decision to dismiss a longtime...

Now that the Lebanon City Council has outlawed being homeless on city property at night, the targets of the ordinance it passed earlier...

Lebanon — Following a lengthy public hearing, the City Council on Wednesday night approved a controversial ordinance that prohibits camping or...

Lebanon Homeless Law Up for Hearing

11/17/16

Lebanon — A controversial law that would ban unauthorized camping on city-owned property will be back before a public hearing in December, the City...

Video Portraits: Reaching Out, Working Together to Address Homelessness

10/15/16

Lebanon — “This place actually gave us hope.”Despite the couple’s many hardships, Jenny Bowley remembers feeling that...

Lebanon — The City Council voted on Wednesday to postpone a public hearing on an ordinance to regulate camping in order to rework the...

The question of what to do about the homeless camp in West Lebanon has tested the city’s ability to respond with effectiveness and compassion...

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